CCM Professor's compositions featured in concert:nova performance | University Of Cincinnati - University of Cincinnati

Story by CCM Graduate Assistant Lucy EvansUC College-Conservatory of Music Composition Professor Michael Fiday will be celebrated in a retrospective program presented by concert:nova, a Cincinnati-based ensemble dedicated to innovative performances. The concert takes place at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1, in Myaamia Hall at ARCO Cincinnati, and will feature a wide selection of […]

How AI is helping birth digital humans that look and sound just like us - MIT Technology Review

AI-powered replicas of real people are taking on the jobs of entertainers, law enforcement and moreDigital twins capture the physical look and expressions of real humans. Increasingly these replicas are showing up in the entertainment industry and beyond. It gives rise to some interesting opportunities as well as thorny questions. Greg Cross, CEO and co-founder of Soul […]

Musicians union challenges Spotify to raise royalties - Marketplace

Sign up for the daily Marketplace newsletter to make sense of the most important business and economic news.We’ve seen an explosion in union activity over the last year. According to a recent Gallup poll, more than 70% of Americans approve of labor unions, which is the highest level in almost 60 years. Over the last […]

Padilla, Blackburn Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Ensure Artists Are Paid for Their Music Across All Platforms - Senator Alex Padilla

The bipartisan legislation will ensure artists receive compensation for use of their music on AM/FM radio stationsWASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, U.S. Senators Alex Padilla (D-Calif.) and Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) introduced the bipartisan American Music Fairness Act to ensure artists and music creators receive fair compensation for the use of their songs on AM/FM radio. This legislation will bring […]